Main Menu
Advertisement
Affiliates
Advertisement
Newest Members
RushtonGregory, Bulletman77, thereason11, Lady808, PReaux
102720 Registered Users
Top Posters
TexDawg 82868
hopalong 74393
Pilothawk 73430
JDavis7873® 67377
FattyMcButterpants 60518
John175 ® 59880
Tritonman 56823
Derek 56406
SkeeterRonnie 52453
LoneStarSon® 52223
facebook
Forum Stats
102720 Members
61 Forums
859053 Topics
11269576 Posts

Max Online: 36273 @ 01/23/13 02:34 PM
Topic Options
#11281704 - 12/14/15 12:55 PM My Rant!
Ryan Somerville Offline
Angler

Registered: 02/18/09
Posts: 295
Loc: Belleville Ontario Canada
I'm the type of guy not too complain a whole lot, just kindly go with the flow on thing especially with fishing and I'm sure everyone on here does, but the availability of the left handed slow gear ratio casting reels blow from all reel companies no one makes a slow gear ratio for cranking baiting. I bought the new abu winch which I love abu reels and the first two gens but the gen 3 sucks I can't feel the crankbait work like I do with first two gens. So I need options guys! Im either going back to shimano and find some 201e5 or go back to right handed lol. I know the reel companies base it on sales, I could go to the conquest but 500 bucks on a cranking reel is a little steep for me lol. I just need opinions.

Thanks Ryan
_________________________
Power Tackle Rods Pro Staff (www.powertackle.com)
Eco Pro Tungsten (www.ecoprotungsten.com)
P-Line
Flatlands Custom Tackle (www.flatslandscustomtackle.com)
Stratos Boats Pro Staff (www.stratosboats.com)
Bay Marine (www.bay-marine.com)

Top
#11281769 - 12/14/15 01:34 PM Re: My Rant! [Re: Ryan Somerville]
Bass Buster1 Online   content
Extreme Angler

Registered: 08/26/04
Posts: 1348
Loc: Denton
Left handed Calcutta, they are sweet and last forever!
_________________________
See you on the lake and have a great day!

Top
#11281783 - 12/14/15 01:43 PM Re: My Rant! [Re: Ryan Somerville]
bccougar Online   content
Pro Angler

Registered: 06/11/08
Posts: 876
Shimano all day!
_________________________

www.anglersprotackle.com -Anglers Pro Tackle Pro staff
www.doublezzcustomlures.com -Double ZZ Custom Lures
www.mercurymarine.com -Mercury Pro Staff
www.power-pole.com -Power-Pole Pro Staff
www.midwestmarineonline.com -Midwest Marine



Top
#11281803 - 12/14/15 01:54 PM Re: My Rant! [Re: Ryan Somerville]
coachmas Online   content
Extreme Angler

Registered: 02/24/04
Posts: 2328
Loc: Back at Palestine
If you liked the gen 1 and gen 2 winch, why did you switch? If I'm looking at a new reel, I buy 1 or 2 to try before I switch entirely. Just curious, coach
_________________________
Wishin I was Fishin!!!


Top
#11281961 - 12/14/15 03:10 PM Re: My Rant! [Re: Ryan Somerville]
DEFMP Online   content
Angler

Registered: 10/18/13
Posts: 299
Loc: DFW
I have gen 2 and 3 winches, don't notice any difference except the looks.

Top
#11282000 - 12/14/15 03:30 PM Re: My Rant! [Re: Ryan Somerville]
DKennimer Offline
Extreme Angler

Registered: 03/01/10
Posts: 2764
Loc: Plano/Fork
Find a Chronarch D5. You won't be disappointed.
_________________________
Derrick Kennimer
Texas Realty Inspectors
www.texasrealtyinspectors.com
RIP Brennen (bteel), you will be forever missed!!

Top



© 1998-2016 OUTDOOR SITES NETWORK all rights reserved USA and Worldwide